Content/DescriptionHalf length portrait of a man and woman, a young married couple, who sailed from Boston to San Francisco, California in 1849-1850.
[William E. Randall and Sarah Seaver Randall.]
Full Collection Name
Cased photographs and related images from The Bancroft Library pictorial collections, circa 1845-circa 1870
BANC PIC 1955.011:002--CASE
1 photograph : daguerreotype ; sixth plate, visible image 6.7 x 5.6 cm.
The Bancroft Library
Date NoteTaken prior to Nov. 1849 sailing on the Hannibal, according to Randall diary (BANC MSSC-F 82).
<physfacet label="Image Package Note">Original component parts: plate, mat, cover glass, preserver. Mat: textured. Preserver: textured.</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Container or Case Note">Type: case. Motif: floral - variant of A Spray of Roses (Rinhart no. 131). Material: leather over wood. Dimensions: 9.3 x 8 cm. Pad: red velvet with embossed floral motif. Notes: image well backed with unidentified clipping from a periodical (containing no relevant information).</physfacet>;;;<physfacet label="Marks, Inscriptions and Accompanying Material">Plate mark (top edge): E. WHITE MAKER N.[Y.] FINEST QUALITY A [No.1].</physfacet>;;;
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